Conventional Behind the Ear (BTE) Hearing Aids
Behind the Ear (BTE) hearing aids sit above the ear and deliver sound to the ear via a custom made ear mold. BTEs are not custom made to fit into the ear; therefore, the BTE style is best suited to hearing losses in the severe to profound range.
- More power.
- Longer battery life.
- Not affected by the cerumen.
- Difficult for some to put on.